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Redefining Human Rights Lawyering Through the Lens of Critical Theory: Lessons for Pedagogy and Practice

@article{BettingerLpez2011RedefiningHR,
  title={Redefining Human Rights Lawyering Through the Lens of Critical Theory: Lessons for Pedagogy and Practice},
  author={Caroline Bettinger-L{\'o}pez and David Christian Finger and Meetali Jain and JoNel Newman and Sarah Paoletti and Deborah M. Weissman},
  journal={Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law and Policy},
  year={2011},
  volume={18},
  pages={337}
}
In recent years, human rights law clinics have mushroomed across the United States, specializing in work ranging from direct representation of asylum seekers in U.S. courts, to international litigation, to project-based advocacy of conducting fact-finding missions and producing reports documenting human rights violations throughout the world. At the same time, domestic poverty law clinics are increasingly framing some of their advocacy, which often takes the forms of direct legal services… 
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